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OLTL Recap – May 3 – May 7th

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Hannah sticks to her story when confronted by Starr, swearing she’s telling the truth about seeing Todd pushing Marty down the stairs.  Starr later visits a jailed Cole and tells him she’s certain Hannah is lying about Todd.  Marty lashes out at Todd.  Kelly pours her heart out to Blair as she once again apologizes for causing Blair’s miscarriage years earlier and admits she’s been suffering as well.  Blair and Kelly reach a rapprochement, realizing they need to come together again as family.  Although suspicious at first, Dorian begins to soften towards Reed after he mentions David while dropping by La Boulaie looking for Kelly.  Greg has devastating news for Tea.  Danielle surprises herself by impulsively kissing Nate.  Nate manages to make Danielle feel a little bit better as she voices her confusion about Todd.  Danielle arrives at Todd’s bedside. Unaware of what’s really going on with Tea, Blair encourages her to wash her hands of Todd and just focus on being the best mother she can be to Danielle.  Blair spots Tea’s medical file while alone in Greg’s office and can’t resist opening it.  Danielle admits to Todd she was on the verge of trying to form a relationship with him but now wants nothing to do with him.  Todd points out to Danielle that he’ll always be her father no matter what.  Kelly’s evasive when Dorian questions her about Reed.  Brody hopes he’ll be able to make progress with Jessica when they go to the prom together.  Jessica wonders if she’ll ever be happy again.  Rex gets a lead on the necklace the nurse gave him from the night he was abandoned at the hospital.  Gigi and Rex grow closer.  Langston feels guilty over her affair with Ford.

Nora and Eli both go to bat for Cole at his arraignment but the judge makes it clear he has no intention of letting Cole off the hook so easily.  Danielle remains scratchy with Tea over her decision to defend Todd.  Tea’s privately upset by Danielle’s attitude towards Todd as she knows Danielle might soon need her father more than she can imagine.  Blair swears Eli to secrecy after he finds her with Tea’s medical file and learns what’s going on.  Blair is sincerely concerned for Tea and asks her come to La Boulaie.  Rex and Gigi explain to Shane that Rex doesn’t know who his parents are.  Rex assures Shane that Roxy will always be Shane’s grandmother regardless of the fact they’re not related by blood.  Gigi surprises Rex when she says she’s going to New Mexico with him to track down the lead that might shed light on his biological parents. Nora and Eli are shocked by the turn of events at Cole’s arraignment.  Cole believes Starr chose Todd over him but she eventually makes it to the courtroom.  John accuses Todd of bribing the judge presiding over Cole’s case.  Blair convinces Tea that she’s genuinely concerned about her and wants to help.  Tea momentarily lets her guard down in front of Blair.  Blair wonders if Tea is going to tell Todd what she’s going through.  Kelly and Reed reminisce about their first meeting in London.  Reed refuses to let Kelly run from her feelings for him a second time and kisses her.  Darren wears Destiny down until she agrees to go to the prom with him.  Danielle accepts Matthew’s prom invitation after seeing Nate making plans to go with Whitney Things remain tense between Starr and Cole.  Starr’s certain Hannah is lying about seeing Todd push Marty down the stairs and John begins having doubts about her as well.  Although they’re at odds, Starr voices her love for Cole as he’s led back to his jail cell.  Tea’s an emotional wreck after her visit with Todd.  Blair cries in Eli’s arms, deeply affected by what Tea’s facing.  Reed won’t give up on Kelly, who ultimately agrees to go on a dinner date with him.  In Santa Fe, Rex and Gigi head to the shop where his half-heart necklace was made and meet Penny, who believes her grandfather, Otto, crafted the piece.  Otto might have some of the answers Rex seeks.  Natalie and Kevin commiserate over lost loves.

General Hospital

GENERAL HOSPITAL: Elizabeth and Jason Have a Heart-to-Heart; Is a Liason Reunion Possible?

Have Finn (Michael Easton) and Elizabeth (Rebecca Herbst) 2.0 finally gone kaput? It would seem so. On Monday’s June 10th episode of General Hospital, it looks like the two now have what could be an insurmountable rift. Finn is drinking and can’t stop. Liz finds him with another woman drunk in his apartment, and can’t put herself in another relationship with someone who has an addiction (Remember, Lucky?).

Who should save Liz from an uncomfortable situation with Finn, but none other than Jason (Steve Burton). He comes upon on the scene where Finn is grabbing Liz’s hand to not leave him, but she insists it’s over between them.

Finn has hit his lowest point.  He has continued to spiral downward since the death of his father, Gregory.  Jason brings Liz to the Metro Court pool, which is closed at this time.

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She admits to Jason, she wasn’t ready to go home and answer questions from her kids. A somber Jason says that she deserves better than what Finn is giving to her right now, and Liz feels so do her kids. They dip their feet in the pool. Liz jokes she can’t believe she got thee Jason Morgan to take off his shoes. He coyly asks her not to tell anyone.

Liz says she wants to support Finn through his grief, but Jason says Finn is pushing her away. She asks Jason how he knew to find her at Finn’s. That’s when he reveals, their son, Jake was worried about her, so it was Jake who reached out to him.

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Next, Liz thanks Jason for being here for him, listening to her and extolling some advice.  Jason says he knows he is no place to be giving advice because he left her and Sam to raise his sons all on their own.

However, Liz points out it’s not because he didn’t want to be there. On that note, she’s pretty sure he wasn’t on vacation all the years he was away from his children. Jason says he’s here now and he will do whatever he can to make things up to Jake. Liz says just showing up to help her will go a long way with Jake, as it also goes along way with her.

You can watch the heartfelt scenes between Rebecca Herbst and Steve Burton below. Liason has been trending this evening on X.  Should GH consider putting Elizabeth and Jason back together? Weigh-in via the comment section.

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GENERAL HOSPITAL: Gregory’s Loved Ones Gather to Say Goodbye

On the Wednesday, June 7th episode of General Hospital, it was time for Gregory Chase’s (Gregory Harrison) memorial, which as Gregory wanted would be having his ashes spread with his loved ones in attendance.

The memorial service was held at the park bench in which he used to sit and read to Violet (Jophielle Love), which now has a plaque with his name imprinted on it.

Chase (Josh Swickard) was put in charge of the gathering, by his late father. In very well-written scenes, each of the man’s loved ones and friends extolled words of wisdom they learned from him that will forever remain with them and in their hearts.

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Finn (Michael Easton) shares how much his dad, who was suffering from ALS, loved this spot and that when the climb up the hill became too much, he insisted he could make it on his own. Elizabeth (Rebecca Herbst) speaks to what a good man that Gregory was. Violet reads a poem.

Alexis (Nancy Lee Grahn) opens up about how ALS is a devastating disease that takes resolve to handle, and Gregory had a lot of resolve. He made her aware of the limitations she put on her own life. She admits Gregory got her to jump out of a plane with him and that the two passionately kissed, which surprised everyone in attendance.

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Tracy (Jane Elliot) talks with sadness about Gregory being a missed opportunity, and if she had known him sooner, longer and better, who knows what might have been. In the moral to her time with Gregory, Tracy expressed, “If an opportunity doesn’t present itself, make one. Contrary to conventional wisdom, you can miss what you didn’t have.”

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Chase spoke last and says his dad taught him to find something remarkable in every person you meet. Next, Chase begins to scatter Gregory’s ashes around the tree, and then hands the container to Finn, so he can spread the last part of the ashes.

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Afterwards, Tracy hosts a reception at the Metro Court. She and Brook Lynn (Amanda Setton) share a shot for Gregory. Alexis tells Finn, she is heading to an AA meeting, but first they discuss the kiss with his dad. Elizabeth and her boys make their exit, and then Chase goes looking for Finn and finds him at the bar. What he sees upsets him, as Finn is knocking back shots one after the other.

What did you think about Gregory’s memorial service? Did you reach for the hankies? What do you think will happen next to Finn now that he is continuing to drink? Comment below.

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Days Of Our Lives

DAYS OF OUR LIVES: Nicole Has Long-Awaited Showdown With Sloan as Carlivati Writing Regime Episodes Begin Again

On the Friday, May 31st episode of Days of our Lives, head writer Ron Carlivati promised a nod to the audience that the script they are watching came from his writing team, their first, since the writers strike.

At the beginning of today’s show, one of Carlivati’s favorite muses, Leo Stark (Greg Rikaart), is sitting with his laptop saying how bad The Spectator’s writing has gotten, expressing, “No offense Everett, but the quality of the writing has really gone down hill the last couple of months. But that is about to change starting today.”

With that, the viewers finally get the long-awaited confrontation between Nicole (Arianne Zucker) and Sloan (Jessica Serfaty), which seemed, at first, a bit odd that Sloan snuck into the DiMera mansion to confront Nicole in the first place, when she should be on the run.

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Sloan tells Nicole there’s something she has to hear. Nicole starts to call Rafe (Galen Gering) to lock her up, but Sloan stops her. She swears to Nicole she didn’t plan to kidnap Jude. Dimitri showed up with him just as she was running out of options after her adoption fell through with Eric.  “It felt like fate,” Sloan says. “I’ll show you fate,” Nicole shouts and punches Sloan’s lights out.

Nicole is mortified of what Sloan put her through and the lengths of her lies and deceit. That’s when Sloan reminds Nicole she did the exact same thing to Sami (Alison Sweeney) years ago. So, she goes on to say, because of how she stole a baby from its birth mother, maybe she can show her some grace. Nicole shouts, “Never!”

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Sloan starts to make her exit as Nicole is calling the cops, and just as Sloan makes it to the doorway, Eric (Greg Vaughan) shows up. Will she tell Eric he is the biological father of baby Jude before EJ (Dan Feuerriegel)​​ returns home?

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Meanwhile, outside the Brady Pub, EJ runs into Leo and Leo is on to him. He realizes something is up with Sloan and baby Jude and EJ’s part in any cover-up just as Rafe arrests Melinda  (Tina Huang) for seemingly her part of hatching the baby switch plot.

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Elsewhere, Bobby (Blake Berris) has control of Everett right in front of Jada (Elia Cantu), Stephanie (Abigail Klein) and Marlena (Deidre Hall), who shows up to help him. It’s now defined to everyone that Bobby is an alter that is protecting Everett from finding out something terrible that happened to him, which caused his split personality.

So, what did you think of the Nicole/Sloan baby switch showdown? Underwhelming? Great? What did you think of the first show back from the regular DAYS writing regime? Do you like how things moved? Do you not like the direction? Share your thoughts via the comment section below.

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